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Software & OS

Enabling The Next Generation: Safety-Critical APIs & Ultrasound Sensors - Podcast

April 14, 2022

On this episode of Embedded Insiders, Brandon and Rich recap a recent visit to DesignCon 2022, where Brandon highlights one of the embedded engineering industry’s rising stars, the Compute Express Link open standard.


AUTOSAR (AUTomotive Open System ARchitecture) and Khronos Announce Collaboration on Acceleration Standards for Software-Defined Vehicles - Press Release

April 11, 2022

AUTOSAR and The Khronos® Group have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and entered into a collaboration liaison to foster synergy between the two organizations to encourage standardization in the field of Automotive and Future Intelligent Mobility.

Open Source

Khronos Releases Vulkan SC 1.0 Open Standard for Safety-Critical Accelerated Graphics and Compute - News

March 01, 2022

The Khronos Group, an open consortium of companies creating advanced acceleration interoperability standards, announced the public release of the royalty-free Vulkan Safety-Critical (SC) 1.0 API Specification.

Software & OS

Khronos Strengthens Vulkan Ecosystem with Release of Vulkan 1.3, Public Roadmap, and Profiles - News

February 03, 2022

The Khronos Group, an open consortium of companies creating advanced interoperability standards, announced the latest updates to Vulkan, the cross-platform 3D graphics API and its ecosystem.


Khronos and EMVA Issue Call for Participation for New Camera API Working Group - News

January 19, 2022

The Khronos Group, together with the European Machine Vision Association (EMVA), announced the formation of a new Khronos Working Group to develop an open, royalty-free API standard for controlling camera system runtimes in embedded, mobile, industrial, XR, automotive, and scientific markets.

Software & OS

New glTF Extensions for 3D Asset Visual Realism - News

July 16, 2021

The Khronos Group announced the public release of the latest set of Physically Based Rendering (PBR) material extensions for the Khronos glTF 3D asset format. The new extensions enable material properties such as refraction, color attenuation, and volumetric properties to be used by diverse renderers from real-time rasterization to production-class path-tracing.


Khronos Launches 3D Commerce Viewer Certification Program - News

June 23, 2021

The Viewer Certification Program enables 3D viewers across the industry to demonstrate that they can display 3D products, making room for reliable 3D and AR-powered shopping across multiple platforms and devices.